Albert Pujols's farewell letter to St. Louis that ran as a full-page ad in the Post-Dispatch last week inspired anger and tears in equal measure. But, as some readers pointed out, farewell letters to the city are nothing new, though of course few who have left the city have been able to afford full- ... More >>
For most people the story of Lewis and Clark ends in September 1806 when the explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark returned from their two-and-a-half year expedition of the Louisiana Purchase. But the story continues -- albeit much longer for Clark who went on to govern the Missouri Territ ... More >>
Years behind schedule, the $5-million Lewis and Clark Tower is set to open this Friday. Those of you who've driven Route 3 from East St. Louis to Alton no doubt have seen the structure -- rising 150 feet above the flood plains of Hartford, Illinois. The idea for the edifice was first hatched in 2 ... More >>
A city's history
The very last Lewis & Clark story this paper will publish this year.
Somebody forgot to tell Emil Williams Jr. that bowling is for fat, beer-guzzling honkies
Let's get free on Juneteenth
Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest (at Manchester), Maplewood, 314-421-2337
From an old story
With your ass on my face
Wealthy investors spend millions to resurrect the neighborhood near Bellefontaine Cemetery. They discover that money can't do everything.
The Old Court House puts a freeze on the Bill of Rights in celebration of July 4